Profile of Keith & Heather Nicol

Contributors Keith and Heather Nicol live in Corner Brook and are avid explorers of Newfoundland. Keith can be reached at knicol@swgc.mun.ca

All articles of Keith & Heather Nicol

  • Exploring off the beaten track

    We were heading east from Corner Brook on the Trans-Canada Highway dodging a caravan of airstream trailers and trucks as we approached the ...

  • Theatre and adventure in Gros Morne

    The plan was to spend the weekend in Cow Head and see four plays that were being presented by Theatre Newfoundland Labrador (TNL) and also ...

  • More west coast festivals

    No sooner had we unpacked from the excellent Trails, Tales and Tunes Festival which was centred in Norris Point in spectacular Gros Morne ...

  • Trails, tails and tunes

    “My scariest encounter with a moose happened just around the bend,” Gros Morne National Park’s interpreter, Kris Orevec, told us.“I was walking ...

  • Celebrating winter west coast style

    Although this winter got off to a slow start in Corner Brook, since mid-January it has been snowing almost nonstop.Driveways are looking like ...

  • Getting a jump on summer

    Tourism - Tourism has been billed as the saviour of rural parts of Newfoundland and Labrador. With paper mills packing up and the fishery being ...

  • Along the Appalachian Trail

    The Appalachian Trail in the United States runs 3,500 kilometres from Georgia to Maine and it is used by an estimated three to four million ...

  • Glorious Gaspé

    The whoosh on the other side of the boat caught everyone by surprise and we turned in unison with cameras ready. Then we saw the blow from the ...

  • Spontaneous Compulsion

    Sometimes, trips take on a mind of their own. xxIt had been some time since we had ventured east of Gander, and we were perhaps the only people ...

  • Paddling with the BERGS

    From the "Pole Hill" viewpoint overlooking Little Bay Islands, we could see the spires of the iceberg in Wellman's Cove. Little Bay Islands is ...